Greek Alternative & Gastronomy Tourism in the spotlight in Paris

Greece is expected to claim the leading role during the 2nd Greek Alternative Tourism & Gastronomy Workshop, which will take place at Paris in April 19.

The event is held with the ultimate goal to highlighting Greece, as the top destination in the international tourist and gastronomic market.

French has a special interest in the Greek tourism market as it was the top destination for 2021. Also, the predictions for 2022 are optimistic, thanks to many flights from airlines, like Air France, Transavia, Aegean, Sky Express and also because of the fact that Greece is a, medium distances, destination that conforms with the trends of the French market.

The event will take place under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism, the Greek Embassy in Paris and the Union of Hellenic Chambers of Commerce.

Main sponsor will be the Greek National Tourism Organisation.

Honored destination is Region of Crete. The official Air Carrier Sponsor is Aegean Airlines.

At the event will participate Region of Western Greece, Municipality of Karistos, Municipality of Chalki, Athens International Airport and the Rhodos Tourism Promotion Organization “PROTOUR”. Also, leading Greek hotels and innovative companies in the hotel industry.


Around 114 local travel agents and 10 distinguished media will participate from the touristic markets of each country. Hundreds of Business to Business (B2B) meetings are already planned.

The Workshop will end with a raffle draw and the agents will have the opportunity to travel to Greece and seal their deals with the Greek participants.

The event will take place at «La Villa Mikuna».

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